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ERIBULIN - INJECTION
COMMON BRAND NAME(S): Halaven
USES: Eribulin is used to treat breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.
HOW TO USE: Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start using eribulin and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
This medication is given by injection into a vein by a health care professional. It is given on a schedule as directed by your doctor. Dosage is based on your medical condition, body size, and response to treatment.
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